Cricket General knowledge Quiz

Apr 6, 2017 13:28 IST

Cricket is one of the popular games around the world. It is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of eleven players on a cricket field, at the centre of which is a rectangular 22-yard-long pitch with a wicket (a set of three wooden stumps) at each end. One team bats, attempting to score as many runs as possible, whilst their opponent's field. Here, we are giving 10 GK Questions and Answers (GK Quiz) on Cricket that will strengthen the knowledge of Cricket amateur and professionals.

Cricket GK Questions

1. What colour of caps are worn by the Australian national cricket team?

A. Red

B. Green

C. Blue

D. Azure gray

Ans: B

2. Which county plays at home at the St. Lawrence Ground?

A. Glamorgan

B. Yorkshire

C. Warwickshire

D. Kent

Ans: D

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3. What kind of fruit is depicted on the badge of Worcestershire County Cricket Club?

A. Pear

B. Apple

C. Mango

D. Grapes

Ans: A

4. Who among the following is the highest wicket taker in all formats of cricket?

A. M Muralitharan

B. SK Warne

C. A Kumble

D. GD McGrath

Ans: A

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5. Which king declared cricket illegal in 1477?

A. Charlie II

B. Edward IV

C. Charles I

D. Edward V

Ans: B

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6. Which country won the first Cricket World Cup in 1975?

A. Australia

B. West Indies

C. India

D. South Africa

Ans: B

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7. What connects the badges of Hampshire, Yorkshire, Northamptonshire, Derbyshire and Lancashire?

A. All depict a fruit

B. All Depict a rose

C. All are northern counties

D. None of the above

Ans: B

8. Which county did Graham Gooch represent throughout his cricket career?

A. Yorkshire

B. Hampshire

C. Warwickshire

D. Essex

Ans: D

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9. Who among the following is the highest wicket taker of Ashes Series?

A. Mike Grating

B. Ian Border

C. Graham Gooch

D. Shane Warn

Ans: D

10. Which of the following cricketer entitled Dazzle as his autobiography?

A. Adam Gilchrist

B. Darren Gough

C. Allen Border

D. Steve Waugh

Ans: B

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